Look and Read is a BBC television programme for primary schools, aimed at improving children's literacy skills. The programme presents fictional stories in a serial format, the first of which was broadcast in 1967 and the most recent in 2004, making it the longest running nationally broadcast programme for schools in the UK. The series remains popular among school children, and has also gained a cult following among those who have grown up with it.

Look and Read - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 19 minutes

Premier: 1967-01-09

Look and Read - Look and Read - Netflix

Look and Read is a BBC Television programme for primary schools, aimed at improving children's literacy skills. The programme presents fictional stories in a serial format, the first of which was broadcast in 1967 and the most recent in 2004, making it the longest running nationally broadcast programme for schools in the United Kingdom. The series remains popular among school children.

Look and Read - Cult popularity - Netflix

A retro revival of the programme has made Look and Read the focus of some dedicated websites and some of the older serials have, in recent years, been repeated on BBC children's channel CBBC.

Look and Read - References - Netflix